All-Bee Athletes

Zack Larimore

School: Buchanan

Grade: Senior

Events: 50 free, 100 free, 200 free relay, 400 free relay

He's qualified because: Elevated his performance at the Central Section D-I Championships, winning the 50 free in a school-record 21.40 after finishing third in the event at the Tri-River Athletic Conference finals. He also finished third at the D-I finals in the 100 free (46.98). Larimore powered a pair of second-place relay teams, swimming the anchor legs of the 200 free (1:26.15) and 400 free (3:10.27) to consideration All-American times. "He's a graceful swimmer," Bears coach Dave Pickford said. "Even people who don't know a lot about swimming can watch him and say that's a really efficient stroke. It looks so smooth."